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  • Telegram: The end of an era. STOP. July 15, 2013

    The era of telegrams or the good old 'taar system' has come to an end with the last ever telegram being sent out on Sunday. While it may not have been used by many people of late, a full stop to the Telegram has rekindled some fond memories among many. ...
  • Watch: People give an emotional farewell to telegram July 15, 2013

    As the 160-year-old BSNL's telegram services finally shut, people recall how they started writing telegrams when they were in their childhood. They still used to write telegrams to their relatives and would wait for it. ...
  • Bangalore: People queue up at post office to send their last telegram July 14, 2013

    Today is the last day for the BSNL's 160-year-old telegram services. With just hours to go before the telegram is officially shut, many post offices saw a last minute rush to send souvenir telegrams as people are gathering to send that last telegram to their kids or themselves just to...
  • Telegram services to shut at 9 pm tonight July 14, 2013

    Today is the last day for the BSNL's 160-year-old telegram services as it will shut at 9 pm tonight. Just hours before the telegram is closed down, people have gathered at the offices to send telegrams to their relatives, friends. ...
  • Lookahead: What's making news today October 11, 2007

    New Delhi: ULFA has called a 12-hour bandh in Upper Assam on Thursday to protest the killing of its activist in Sibsagar district. As many as 3.5 lakh BSNL employees will go on a nation-wide dharna in support of their long-standing demands. Infosys Technologies has announced its second quarter earnings...